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World War II: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House Super Edition #1: World at War, 1944 (Magic Tree House (R) Fact Tracker #36) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781101936399
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - March 14th, 2017

In the next Magic Tree House® Fact Tracker, track the facts about World War II—with Jack and Annie!
 


Who Was Isaac Newton? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ, Tim Foley (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448479132
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Published: Penguin Workshop - October 30th, 2014

Isaac Newton was always a loner, preferring to spend his time contemplating the mysteries of the universe. When the plague broke out in London in 1665 he was forced to return home from college. It was during this period of so much death, that Newton gave life to some of the most important theories in modern science, including gravity and the laws of motion.


Who Was Jane Austen? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Sarah Fabiny, Who HQ, Jerry Hoare (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448488639
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 5th, 2017

Step into the world of Georgian England and learn more about the genteel life of this beloved author.


Can't You Make Them Behave, King George? Cover Image
By Jean Fritz, Margot Tomes (Illustrator), Tomie dePaola (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780698114029
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Published: Puffin Books - September 9th, 1996

This entertaining volume, by Newbery Honor-winning author Jean Fritz, sheds light on the life of England's King George III. 


What Was the Hindenburg? (What Was?) Cover Image
By Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ, David Groff (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448481197
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 26th, 2014

At 800-feet long, the Hindenburg was the largest airship ever built--just slightly smaller than the Titanic! Also of a disastrous end, the zeppelin burst into flame as spectators watched it attempt to land in Lakehurst, New Jersey on May 6, 1937. In under a minute, the Hindenburg was gone, people jumping from windows to escape.


The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain Cover Image
By Peter Sís, Peter Sís (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780374347017
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - August 21st, 2007

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Vikings: A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #15: Viking Ships at Sunrise (Magic Tree House (R) Fact Tracker #33) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780385386388
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 22nd, 2015

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!


C Is for Castle: A Medieval Alphabet: A Medieval Alphabet Cover Image
By Greg Paprocki (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423642817
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Published: Gibbs Smith - March 2016

Here's a fun way to introduce your brilliant babies to the ABCs while they learn what life was like hundreds of years ago in medieval times.


The Butterfly Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142413067
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Published: Puffin Books - February 5th, 2009

Ever since the Nazis marched into Monique?s small French village, terrorizing it, nothing surprises her, until the night Monique encounters ?the little ghost? sitting at the end of her bed. She turns out to be a girl named Sevrine, who has been hiding from the Nazis in Monique?s basement.


Where Is Stonehenge? (Where Is?) Cover Image
By True Kelley, Who HQ, John Hinderliter (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448486932
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Published: Penguin Workshop - September 6th, 2016

Unravel some of the riddles of Stonehenge, one of the most famous and mysterious monuments in the world!


Vivienne Westwood (Little People, BIG DREAMS #29) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781786037572
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - March 5th, 2019

From the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Vivienne Westwood, the flame-haired fashion designer and impresario.

When Vivienne was a young woman, she wasn't sure how a working class girl from England could make a living in the art world.


Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction, Revised and in Full Color Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780544100008
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2013

Readers worldwide recognize Caldecott Medal winner David Macaulay's imaginary Cathedral of Chutreaux. This critically acclaimed book has been translated into a dozen languages and remains a classic of children's literature and a touchstone for budding architects.


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